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Pismo State Beach

Contact Information

(805) 473-7220

Trailer Lengths

Max Trailer Length: 31 Feet
Max Camper Length: 36 Feet

Park Hours

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Driving Directions to Pismo SB

The beach is located in the town of Oceano off Highway 1.

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Camping and Lodging

Online reservations are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Reservations can be made 7 months in advance on the first day of the month beginning at 8:00 a.m. PST via the website, by mail, or by calling the toll free telephone number at 1-800-444-7275. Due to seasonal volume, access to the ReserveAmerica website and the telephone line may at times be limited.

Online Reservations

Brochures and Campground Maps

Upcoming Park Events

No events scheduled at this moment.


Pismo State Beach offers all kinds of attractions: hiking, swimming, surf fishing, and digging for the famous Pismo clam. There are tree-lined dunes and the beach is popular with bird watchers. The park has the largest over-wintering colony of monarch butterflies in the U.S.

 - Ocean Lagoon has a wheelchair-accessible fishing overhang.
 - Four restaurants are within 2 blocks of the campground.
 - ATV rentals are available within 2 blocks of the park.
 - A trolly service provides access to the surrounding community.

Location - Directions
The beach is located in the town of Oceano off Highway 1.

Seasons - Climate - Recommended clothing
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended. 


Available Activities and Facilities at Pismo State Beach

OVERNIGHT FACILITIES
Family Campsites
RV Sites w/Hookups
RV Dump Station
RV Access
TRAIL USE
Hiking Trails
Horseback Riding
DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
Env. Learning/Visitor Center
Exhibits and Programs
Fishing
Guided Tours
Interpretive Exhibits
Scuba Diving/Snorkeling
Beach Area
Swimming
Nature & Wildlife Viewing
Windsurfing/Surfing
Family Programs
Geocaching
OTHER FACILITIES & VISITOR INFORMATION
Food Service
Restrooms / Showers
Restrooms
Drinking Water Available
Wheelchair Accessible